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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Regional Contractor

Preston, Lancashire
£55,000 to £70,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Role overview Our client is a privately owned, multi award winning construction business. Building for generations and working with select clients nationally, the company offers a holistic range of services; acquire, design, build, operate and maintain. The contracts are primarily for Commercial and Education sectors up to £15m in value. Due to sustained growth they are now looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor based at our head office in Lancashire, for contracts in the North West. Role Responsibilities Client valuations including thorough measurement as work progresses, through to final account Cash flow forecasts and monitoring against programme Accurate valuation, forecasting and monitoring of site Preliminaries Ensure full recovery and valuation of variations/instructions Provision of timely and accurate documentation, warranties and the like, both internally and externally Ensuring that the procurement of subcontractors is undertaken in a timely and cost-effective manner Administration of subcontractor contracts and accounts Ensuring that payments/notices are issued in accordance with the Subcontract and Construction Act Timely production of subcontract final accounts, including re-measurement and valuation of all variations as necessary to facilitate the optimum result Keep the Managing Surveyor informed of the progress of both client and subcontractor accounts through to their finalisation, including the release of retentions Compile monthly Cost/Value reconciliations and forecasts, including future risks and opportunities, and present to the senior management team Ensure any commercial threats to projects are identified swiftly and communicated to the Managing Surveyor and all contractual notices are issued correctly and on time Attend meetings and ensure that surveying information and cost advice is provided in an accurate, timely and proficient manner Requirements Surveying Degree or equivalent qualification/experience Experience of working for a Main Contractor Design and build experience Excellent communication skills Experienced in commercially managing large scale projects Benefits 6% Employer Workplace Pension 25 days' holiday + Statutory Holiday 'Buy Back' scheme + bonus birthday holiday Healthcare Scheme 1 days paid 'Change the World' volunteering day
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  • Job Reference: 706063250-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Building Careers UK
    Building Careers UK
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £55,000 to £70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent